Kangaroos to face SBW and Toronto during Ashes series

Australia head coach Mal Meninga has revealed that the arrival of Sonny Bill Williams in Super League will see the Kangaroos take on Toronto Wolfpack during the Ashes series in 2020.

The Kangaroos will tour England next year – playing three Tests at the University of Bolton Stadium, Elland Road and Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

They are also keen to play a number of warm-up games, with Meninga saying that the Wolfpack will definitely be one of them.

Meninga said: “Sonny Bill Williams will provide an immediate impact for rugby league in the Northern Hemisphere and for the development of rugby in North America.

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“When the Kangaroos tour England in 2020 – we will look forward to playing a warm-up game against the Wolfpack as it would create a lot of excitement for the sport.”